Feb 15, 2013 11:00pm EST
of stones. >> reporter: this is home to the u.s. national meteorite collection. some of these rocks are more than 4 billion years old. >> we're looking at a snapshot of the very beginnings of our solar system when we look at this type of rock. >> reporter: dr. bullock said the russian meteor likely came from the astroid belt between mars and jupiter. >> once in a while we get lucky. we get a piece of rock from the mars or the moon, but in this instance we think it's most likely it came from the astroid belt. >> reporter: not the astroid that just passed close to our world. that was predicted. the russian meteor came out of the blue. >> this came out of egypt. >> reporter: believe to have struck and killed a dog when it fell to earth in 1911. this meteor created a crater in arizona, one of the largest impacts on the planet and this wharton meteorite crashed through a doctor's office in virginia in january of 2010. >> this was the ceiling tile above the exam room where the meteor landed. >> reporter: today's event might have been rough for the russian people but vital for science.
Feb 5, 2013 11:00pm EST
. >> reporter: former navy seal chris kyle was the most lethal sniper in u.s. military history and wrote the best selling book american sniper. when i spoke with the book's co- author today, he was clearly very admiring of chris kyle and at the end of our conversation he said, "i'm sorry if i made chris kyle sound like he's 10- foot tall, like he's a superhero." then he paused and said but he was. in new york jonathan hunt, fox news. >>> the first bipartisan house bill to combat gun trafficking was announced today making firearms trafficking a federal crime. it will impose stronger penalties on straw purchases, those who purchase guns for convicted felons and those prohibited from buying guns on their own. the proposal included recommendations made by president obama and vice president biden. >>> the fbi said the man who held a small boy captive in a bunker in alabama for almost a week died in a s.w.a.t. gunfire. fbi said dykes reinforced the bunker with explosive devices. six days earlier he boarded the school bus, killed the driver and kidnapped ethan. police have not released a motive